Nov1st

So, you wanna go white water kayaking in Norway?

Posted By planetmitch
Brrrrr - too cold for me - kayaking the white water in Norway just sounds a bit crazy to me. Benjamin Hjort sent us this: "The paddle train". A kayak…
Oct30th

New Canon EOS 5D Mark II ‘People’ Videos

Posted By planetmitch
Philip Bloom has produced 3 "People" videos now, with the latest being from San Francisco. "Shot on the Canon 5DmkII at 30p and conformed to 24p in Cinema Tools. This…
Oct30th

Halloween Thriller shot on the Canon EOS 7D

Posted By planetmitch
Friend of planet5D Tracey Lee sent us this pretty cool Halloween video filmed on the Canon EOS 7D. "Shot on the Canon EOS 7D camera, Madilyn is a little girl…
Oct30th

Yet more trouble with the Canon EOS 7D? Autofocus issues

Posted By planetmitch
We're finding new reports indicating that some Canon EOS 7D units having autofocus (AF) problems. Here's an example from this post on photo.net... "The AF in my camera was unable…
Oct29th

Confirmed – Canon EOS 7D can produce ghosts

Posted By planetmitch
Nope, not a Halloween joke, Canon has confirmed a glitch in the rapid firing of the Canon EOS 7D which may produce ghosting (a residual image from a previous image).…
Oct28th

Which Canon hybrid camera should I buy?

Posted By planetmitch
A common question - which of the new Canon hybrids is the best camera to buy? The Canon EOS 5D Mark II, the Canon EOS 7D, the Canon Rebel T1i/500D…
Oct28th

Some impressions of the new Canon EOS-1D MKIV

Posted By planetmitch
There have been a few posts about the new camera, the Canon EOS-1D MKIV, but since there aren't many prototypes around, it is hard to get your hands on one…
Oct27th

Where’s the Canon EOS 5D Mark II? A Hurlbut contest!

Posted By planetmitch
UPDATE: 10/27 - unfortunately, the Navy has asked Shane to take down the video and so I've removed it too. The contest has ended early due to this request. Shane…
Oct26th

Parasailing with the Canon EOS 7D

Posted By planetmitch
Who wouldn't like to be para-sailing over a beautiful Australian coastline like in this Canon EOS 7D video? Looks like a blast! Of course, if you're not good with heights,…
Oct25th

New Canon fall rebates

Posted By planetmitch
Just a quick FYI - Canon has published new fall 2009 lens and flash rebates. Sorry, but there aren't any big rebates on the Canon EOS 5D Mark II or…
Oct23rd

Trains? You like trains? Well, this Canon EOS 5D Mark II video should satisfy you

Posted By planetmitch
The other day, Didier Feldmann sent me a Canon EOS 5D Mark II video that made me smile. I'm not a huge train guy, but this video is very well…
Oct23rd

Outdoor Photo Gear joins planet5D

Posted By planetmitch
planet5D is proud to add Outdoor Photo Gear as our newest sponsor. Outdoor Photo Gear sells industry leading photo accessories and maintains a daily blog of reviews, tips, and tricks…
Oct20th

Canon EOS 5D Mark II to get 24 and 25fps in a firmware update!

Posted By planetmitch
Yes, high definition 1080p video at 24 and 25fps is coming to the Canon EOS 5D Mark II soon! “We understand that EOS 5D Mark II users desire additional frame…
Oct20th

Vincent Laforet does it again – gets the Canon EOS-1D MKIV early and produces a movie

Posted By planetmitch
Vincent Laforet gets to shock the world again releasing the world's first Canon EOS-1D MKIV movie - just as the camera is announced by Canon too! And Vincent says that…
Oct20th

Canon announces the Canon EOS-1D MKIV

Posted By planetmitch
In a shocker (ok, canonrumors has been telling us it was coming), Canon overnight announced the Canon 1D MKIV - "The EOS-1D Mark IV Features a Completely Redesigned 45-Point Autofocus…
Oct19th

First firmware update published for the Canon EOS 7D

Posted By planetmitch
Yes, it is true, we've already got our first firmware update published for the Canon EOS 7D. Canonrumors.com was the first I know of to publish the link (tho I'm…

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